Cartography Bonus Formula - Your shortcut to finished pages.

Cartography Bonus Formula - Your shortcut to finished pages.

Karen Wyngaard Karen Wyngaard

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Members: Have you downloaded your November Bonus Formula yet? I highly recommend utilizing this incredible membership benefit to help you use up your sizable paper stash.

Not sure where to find it? Check your inbox for your member-exclusive email with important links to the bonus formula, instructions, video tutorials and more. It is sent to active members* on their scheduled shipping day and looks like this:

*An active member is defined as one who paid for and received the current monthly kit.

November Bonus Formula

Layout Sketch

Cartography Bonus Formula Sketch

The November Bonus Formula creates a well-balanced two-page spread that is has space for up to 15 photos. To make the layout, gather five 12x12 papers. Follow the trimming instructions on the printable document, then assemble the pages using the sketch as your guide.

November Bonus Layout - Karen

To replicate my layout, gather the following Cartography papers: Lt. Gray (Paper A), Dk. Gray (B), and Ocean Print (C). Two Blue Plains form the base of the two-page spread (Paper D).

Cartography Bonus Formula

As you can see, I strayed very little from the original sketch this time.

I was able to add eleven photos to this spread.

On the left, crop a horizontal photo to fit the open space at the top of the page. Trim a journaling cutpart to the same height, and nest into the corner of the 2x10" strip.

On the right, crop a single vertical photo to 2.75x6" and adhere over the three stacked mats.

At the bottom of the page, crop a single photo to 1-7/8x3-7/8". Adhere across the center squares. Trim two 1-7/8" square panels from Dark Gray (Cartography Pack of Panels); nest onto the remaining 2" squares. Top one with printed cutapart artwork trimmed to a 1.75" square, and the other with a compass charm tied with white waxed cord.

Cartography Bonus Pages - Tricia

To replicate Tricia's pages, use the following paper assignments: Dk. Gray (Paper A), Card Print (Paper B), Blue (Paper C) and two Lt. Gray (Paper D).

Round the corners of select elements for a fun twist on the ordinary.

On the left side, crop a vertical photo to fit the open space to the left of the four square mats. Add journaling below.

On the right, crop a single horizontal photo into three equal squares, and adhere to the mats at the bottom of the page. Tip: Crop photos 1/8" smaller than the mats (rather than the usual 1/4") to preserve as much of the image as possible.


These formulas are designed to help you make even more pages, above and beyond the eight in your monthly page kit, while utilizing paper and supplies you already own.

Have you scrapped the November Bonus Formula yet? If so, inspire others by sharing your work on the Club Scrap Chat Facebook group. Hope to "see" you there!

Cartography 12x12 Plain Paper

Cartography 12x12 Plain Paper

$1.15

12x12" premium plain scrapbook papers, sold individually, by the sheet.… Read More

Cartography 12x12 Prints

Cartography 12x12 Prints

$1.30

12x12" premium scrapbook papers, sold individually, by the sheet.… Read More

Cartography Page Cutaparts

Cartography Page Cutaparts

$3.30

Easy-to-use, non-bulky embellishments for your scrapbook pages, cards and other projects. Beautiful artwork and meaningful phrases are printed onto cover stock. Simply trim for a lovely assortment of decorative elements. Includes: (2) 12x12 Printed Cutapart Sheets: 1 each of 2… Read More

Cartography Pack of Panels

Cartography Pack of Panels

$6.95

A 6-8 ounce pack of premium kit papers from the monthly collection, approximately 4x6” in size. Great for use with die cutting machines, as card panels, for creating page accents and more!… Read More

Cartography Compass Charm Pack

Cartography Compass Charm Pack

$2.95

Package of four silver charms: 2 each of compass rose and architect's compass. Compass rose charm measures approximately 1 x 1-1/2". Architect's compass charm measures approximately 1/2 x 1".… Read More

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